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***Sign on Bonus Available*** NICU & ED Registered Respiratory Therapist - Riley Hospital for Children-North

Riley Hospital
Date Posted
15 August, 2022
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Requisition Number
327903
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***Sign on Bonus Available*** NICU & ED Registered Respiratory Therapist - Riley Hospital for Children-North

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Job Description

Overview

Shifts: Full-time, Days, every 4th weekend: Benefits-eligible (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and more!)

Location: Riley Children's Hospital - North (Carmel, IN)

About the Position:

Are you interested in having a positive impact on the lives of your patients, their families and the community? Do you have experience working in the NICU L&D and PICU? Have you worked in a fast paced ED setting? Then working as a Registered Respiratory Therapist at Riley Children's Hospital -North is your perfect opportunity!

Our Respiratory Therapists work collaboratively with our patients, nurses, physicians and many other disciplines to design the best individualized care for each our patients. Successful team members will enjoy a values-based environment and be comfortable working with a diverse patient population. We have unit-based opportunities once team members are trained.  

Respiratory therapists provide evidence-based best practice including the latest technologies and therapies. We offer continuing education and professional development opportunities on a routine basis. We have opportunities for growth internally through Advanced Therapist, Clinical Specialist and ECMO technician positions. Our team is responsible for airway management, code response and ventilator management, in addition to providing all respiratory therapy modalities through our inpatient spaces. You will work to full extent of your licensure utilizing several respiratory-driven protocols. We are a staff-led department with endless opportunities for shared leadership and quality improvement.

*** Experience in a NICU L & D / PICU preferred.

 Requires current license as a Respiratory Care Practitioner from the state of Indiana.
• Requires graduation from a CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) and regionally accredited respiratory care program.
• Requires that the N.B.R.C. (National Board for Respiratory Care) registry exam be passed within 13 months of hire date. The 13 month requirement for the RRT is void if hire date is one year past graduation date.
• Requires Healthcare Provider Certification. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
• Preferred ACLS; PALS; and/or NRP certification.
• Requires strong customer service skills.
• Requires effective written and verbal communication skills.
• Requires the ability to deal with confidential patient information.
• Requires basic computer skills and ability to work with EMR.

 

Safeguarding our patients and each other is an important part of how we deliver the best care possible to the communities we serve. As a condition of employment, IU Health requires all new hires to receive various vaccinations, including the influenza and COVID-19 vaccines, barring an approved exemption. New hires will also be provided the option to submit proof of previous vaccination.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the ***Sign on Bonus Available*** NICU & ED Registered Respiratory Therapist - Riley Hospital for Children-North Role

Overview

Shifts: Full-time, Days, every 4th weekend: Benefits-eligible (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and more!)

Location: Riley Children's Hospital - North (Carmel, IN)

About the Position:

Are you interested in having a positive impact on the lives of your patients, their families and the community? Do you have experience working in the NICU L&D and PICU? Have you worked in a fast paced ED setting? Then working as a Registered Respiratory Therapist at Riley Children's Hospital -North is your perfect opportunity!

Our Respiratory Therapists work collaboratively with our patients, nurses, physicians and many other disciplines to design the best individualized care for each our patients. Successful team members will enjoy a values-based environment and be comfortable working with a diverse patient population. We have unit-based opportunities once team members are trained.  

Respiratory therapists provide evidence-based best practice including the latest technologies and therapies. We offer continuing education and professional development opportunities on a routine basis. We have opportunities for growth internally through Advanced Therapist, Clinical Specialist and ECMO technician positions. Our team is responsible for airway management, code response and ventilator management, in addition to providing all respiratory therapy modalities through our inpatient spaces. You will work to full extent of your licensure utilizing several respiratory-driven protocols. We are a staff-led department with endless opportunities for shared leadership and quality improvement.

*** Experience in a NICU L & D / PICU preferred.

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     Requires current license as a Respiratory Care Practitioner from the state of Indiana.
  •  Requires graduation from a CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) and regionally accredited respiratory care program.
  •  Requires that the N.B.R.C. (National Board for Respiratory Care) registry exam be passed within 13 months of hire date. The 13 month requirement for the RRT is void if hire date is one year past graduation date.
  •  Requires Healthcare Provider Certification. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  •  Preferred ACLS; PALS; and/or NRP certification.
  • Requires strong customer service skills.
  •  Requires effective written and verbal communication skills.
  •  Requires the ability to deal with confidential patient information.
  •  Requires basic computer skills and ability to work with EMR.

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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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